Treadmill Burns

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Goldstein, H. Treadmill Burns, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.9710

Chase, 3, is brought in by ambulance with his hand wrapped in a towel. His sweaty father – wearing running gear – explains that Chase touched the treadmill whilst Dad was in full flight. A recently published paper in Burns reviews the epidemiology of treadmill burns; Goltsman D, Li Z, Connolly S, Meyerowitz-Katz D4, Allan…

Pyloric stenosis

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Sharwood, E. Pyloric stenosis, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.2768

Key points: Think of pyloric stenosis in a vomiting infant. Only about 1 in 7 cases will have the classic triad of projectile vomiting, visible peristalsis and the palpable “olive”. Hypokalemia suggests several weeks of symptoms. Ultrasound is the most common diagnostic modality, in addition to Hx & Examination. Rehydrate and correct electrolyte disturbances before…

DFTB in Dublin – the Workshops

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Tagg, A. DFTB in Dublin – the Workshops, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at:
https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/dftb-in-dublin-the-workshops/

Having braved international flights half of the team from DFTB (Andy and Henry) have made it to SMACCDub. For those of you not in the know the Social Media And Critical Care conference is in it’s fourth year now and partly inspired us to start Don’t Forget The Bubbles.  Although the editors regularly chat online…

Breast anomalies

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Boorer, C. Breast anomalies, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.8232

—Most breast lesions in children and adolescents are benign and self limiting. However, it is important not to overlook the impact that abnormal breast development can have on an adolescent’s self-esteem and self-confidence. Here Catherine Boorer (Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon) discusses the spectrum of presentations. Polythelia (accessory nipples) —Can occur anywhere along the mammary ridge…

Langcake on limb-threatening injuries

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Tagg, A. Langcake on limb-threatening injuries, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2015. Available at:
https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/pac-conference-langcake-on-limb-threatening-injuries/

The DFTB team are really excited to announce an upcoming video series…We have teamed up with APLS to share the videos from their Paediatric Acute Care Conferences. These videos have never been open access before, so if you weren’t able to attend the conferences, then now’s your chance to catch up. The PAC Conference is…

Gastrostomy Week – Complications

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Wu, C. Gastrostomy Week – Complications, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2015. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.6390

You review a patient on the ward for abdo pain and pyrexia, and they have some sort of tube with feeds going into their stomach. You need to call the surgeons for a consult for their abdo pain. But what you call it? Do you know the difference between your PEGs and gastrostomies? Do you…

Gastrostomy Week – Devices

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Wu, C. Gastrostomy Week – Devices, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2015. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.6355

You review a patient on the ward for abdo pain and pyrexia, and they have some sort of tube with feeds going into their stomach. You need to call the surgeons for a consult for their abdo pain. But what you call it? Do you know the difference between your PEGs and gastrostomies? Do you…

Gastrostomy Week – types

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Wu, C. Gastrostomy Week – types, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2015. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.6353

You review a patient on the ward for abdo pain and pyrexia, and they have some sort of tube with feeds going into their stomach. You need to call the surgeons for a consult for their abdo pain. But what you call it? Do you know the difference between your PEGs and gastrostomies? Do you…

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